Ballistic Protection

Joining the military takes courage. Every day, men and women put their lives at risk for the greater good. Our job is to ensure that our product provides peace-of-mind in the event that these individuals come under fire.
Ballistic Vest

Ballistic Vest

Tried and tested, the Ballistic Vest is designed to save lives. Manufactured to comply with the relevant requirements of SANS 1362 ‘Sewing threads’, the ceramic plates are capable of stopping five direct shots to the back and three direct shots to the front as specified, provided the shots do not superimpose on previous shots. The first shot would be either 7,62 x 39 mm API or 7,62 x 51 mm NATO ball followed by four or two shots 7,62 x 39 ball or 5,56 x 45 mm ball or combination thereof. Trauma won’t exceed 44 mm.

Performance characteristics:
Garments with ballistic panels give protection against:
  • 357 Magnum JSP 158 grains at 436 m/s ± 9 m/s to level II test procedures specified in NIJ 0101.04
  • 9 mm Par. FMJRN 124 grains at 367 m/s ± 9 m/s to level II test procedures specified in NIJ 0101.04,
  • and all lesser threats.

Garments with ballistic panels and ceramic plates give higher levels of protection against:
  • 7,62 x 51 mm NATO ball lead core 143 g at 862 m/s ± 9 m/s or
  • 7,62 x 51 mm NATO ball lead core 18 g at 847 m/s ± 9 m/s to level III test procedures in NIJ 0101.04
  • 5,56 x 45 mm NATO ball lead core 55 g at 955 ± 9 m/s to level III test procedures in NIJ 0101.04
  • 7,62 x 39 mm mild steel core (AK 47) 123g at 710 ± 9 m/s to level III test procedures in NIJ 0101.04
  • 7,62 x 39 mm API 120 g (AK 47) at 725 ± 9 m/s to level III test procedures in NIJ 0101.04,
  • and all lesser threats.


Manufactured by Canvas and Tent

Field Shield

Field Shield

Feel secure behind our resourceful field shield. Stacked in varying configurations, these quickly deployed and redeployed shields offer protection for people and/or equipment from small arms fire and fragmentation. The fire retardant PVC canvas is easily repaired, no matter your location.

Features:

Interior rope reinforcement
Webbing straps providing extra tensioning

Available dimensions: (3 cubicles each)
2,1 x 1,1 x 3,3 m
1,1 x 1,1 x 3,3 m


Manufactured by Canvas and Tent